Iconic Sites Around The World To Go Green On St Patrick’s Day 2012

Iconic Sites Around The World To Go Green On St Patrick’s Day 2012 Include:

Great Britain

  • ·         London Eye
  • ·         Selfridges in London
  • ·         Selfridges in Birmingham
  • ·         Town Hall in Manchester
  • ·         A flock of sheep in West Lothian, Scotland
  • ·         Glasgow Eye, Scotland
  • ·         Clyde Auditorium, affectionately known as ‘the Armadillo’ (SECC) in Glasgow, Scotland
  • ·         The Hub in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • ·         Camera Obscura in Edinburgh (beside the castle), Scotland
  • ·         Leading online travel agencies are also getting in on the act: the homepage oflastminute.com in GB will be ‘greened’ for three days (16-19 March); ebookers will be promoting some of their Ireland offers on five specially ‘greened’ London taxis; and Opodo will send a ‘Happy St Patrick’s Day’ email with Ireland holiday offers to its database on 17 March

 

US

  • ·         Niagara Falls (on both the Canadian and US sides)
  • ·         Empire State Building in New York
  • ·         Coit Tower and City Hall in San Francisco
  • ·         Replica “Chrysler Building” in the New York New York Hotel in Las Vegas

 

Mainland Europe

  • ·         Municipal Stadium in Poznań where the Republic of Ireland will play Croatia and Italy at Euro 2012, Poland
  • ·         Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw, Poland
  • ·         TV tower in Berlin’s Alexanderplatz, Germany
  • ·         “Lighthouse” in Düsseldorf, Germany
  • ·         Hötorgsskraporna in Stockholm (five skyscrapers in the city centre), Sweden
  • ·         Cibeles fountain in Madrid, Spain
  • ·         An entire town on the Costa Blanca called Moraira, Spain
  • ·         Plaza Mayor in Salamanca, Spain (organised by Irish student Ben Finnegan)
  • ·         Leaning Tower of Pisa, Italy
  • ·         Prince’s Palace of Monaco
  • ·         Burgtheather (City Hall) in Vienna, Austria
  • ·         Brussels Town Hall, Belgium

 

Australia and New Zealand

  • ·         Sydney Opera House, Australia
  • ·         the Sky Tower in Auckland, New Zealand

 

Emerging markets

  • ·         Burj Al Arab, Dubai
  • ·         Table Mountain, South Africa
  • ·         Oriental Pearl TV Tower in Shanghai, China

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